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Coffee First

Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
+45 33 25 05 22
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (3 reviews)
“iced latte” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, French, European, Scandinavian
$$ - $$$
Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I can recommend this cafe for anyone looking for a good cake to go with your coffee, and there is also free wifi.

Thank Johan P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Came back several times for the coffee - try the iced latte with oatmeal milk. Service is nice and very friendly

Thank Campbell B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

As a frequent customer at Coffee First, I am impressed by the consistently high quality of the coffee and the friendliness of the staff. It is clear that the staff know a lot about coffee and take pride in their work. This is probably the...More

Thank AndrewMuir1
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this coffee shop and were so glad we did. Lovely coffee and macaroons. Great service. Would definetely return.

Thank Joella T
Reviewed 1 November 2016

No hipster and no stress, that's why coffee first. A unique coffee shop and probably the oldest in Copenhagen about quality coffee. Good service and also nice to meet mature staff. Too many café and coffee shop only use very young people as staff. I...More

1  Thank Claus K
coffee f, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thanks for reviewing us! It is the eldest specialty coffee coffee shop in Copenhagen indeed ;-)

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

It was pretty cold and windy outside so we decided to stop for a coffee in coffee first. I am not a coffee kinda guy so I ordered what they call "orangutang", hot chocolate with chilly and strange as it may sound it was delicious!...More

Thank Marc R
coffee f, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thank you so much for reviewing us! As something new we're now also offering to our customers lactose free small hot chocolate with orange flavor ;-)

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great, airy atmosphere with very decent coffee. Only suggestion: could use a bit more attention to aesthetics. Cortado was first rate but no "latte art" - just integrated milk like a Spanish cafe con lèche. Americano was also delicious (great beans here) but no espresso...More

Thank ecume d
Coffee F, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, we're so happy you appreciated our coffee! We need to clarify 2 things that you obviosly misunderstood: About the Americano- we're removing the crema for the Americano on purpose, so we reach cleaner taste. We think it should taste as a strong pour over....More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This café is one I come to often. Service is always premium. I have never been disappointed. Fresh coffees and teas and mix of alcoholic beverages inspired with caffeine. Perfect for many business parties, couples or even alone. Background music and clean atmosphere. Selection of...More

Thank jon-joe28
Coffee F, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, that just boosted a smile ;-) Thank you very much for the nice words!

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We tried the latte and one of the special drinks with hot chocolate and spicies like chili and ginger- they're both so delicious! we wanted to try more, but decided to come again some morning and try the breakfast- it was a little late for...More

Thank Marlin D
Coffee F, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Thank you for the review and we hope to see you here for breakfast too!

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This place is not what i was expecting, coffee wasn't that good, i had a v60 with Kenyan beans. What caught my eye was that the barista counter was dirty and looked as if its not taken care of.. It gets points for having a...More

Thank Amsy29
coffee f, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Hi, hanks for leaving a comment! We need to mention, that our pour over is not expensive at all- it's only 35 Dkk. By the total we can guess that you also bought a Valrhona chocolate- Les Exquises (29 kr.). Valrhona's chocolates are not cheap...More

Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Cafe, French, European, Scandinavian
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 25 05 22
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